AP Capstone is an innovative program that helps students stand out in the college admissions process by developing the critical skills needed to succeed in college and in your future career.
Two courses—AP Seminar and AP Research—allow students to immerse themselves in topics that matter to them, while they develop the analytic, research, problem-solving, and communication skills that colleges seek in their applicants.
AP Capstone Benefits
- Earn Distinction – Stand out in the college admission process and have the opportunity to earn valuable college credit or placement
- Acquire Critical Skills – Students acquire challenging career and college-level analysis, writing, and research skills that are increasingly valued by colleges and in the workplace
- Choose what to study – Students choose their own research topic and study issues and topics of interest and importance to them